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Best pizza in Manhattan similar to Lillian Pizza in Forest Hills?

killazys | Mar 29, 201511:21 AM

Lillian is probably the best pizza place I've been to in NYC. However, Forest Hills is too far from where I live right now (Chinatown) to get a slice every other day... or more frequently.

Any pizza in the area; hell, any pizza in Manhattan that's just as good or better, in a similar style? I don't really care about price.

My other favorite pizza place is Salvatore's in Port Washington.

As for a description of these slices: I don't know much pizza language, so forgive me here, but I do know that the pizza has a thin, crispy crust. Crispy is important. Also, good cheese to sauce balance, not too oily, and the sauce isn't too sweet either. "Similar to what I had when I was in Italy, except with a slightly thicker crust" is what I would call it. Hope this helps.

Salvatore's Coal Oven Pizzeria
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